Image Use Survey

Dear Otis Community, The Library is conducting assessment and could use your support in sharing your feedback about Library Services. The Visual Resources Center (VRC) would like to know how you find and use images for [more]

Media Viewer in the Classroom

There is a new way to view OtisDID slideshows on the web (and in the Smart Classrooms) - use the MediaViewer. Why use the MediaViewer instead of the web-based Slideshow Viewer? Mimics the desktop-based ImageViewer software Works on Mac [more]

Phil Thompson’s Copyrights Project

Just read an interesting piece on the intersection of art, appropriation, copyright, digital images, museums, and made-to-order paintings: Google’s Copyright Policy Spawns Mega-Meta Art From China (Wired, 3 June 2013) [Phil Thompson's] project [more]

MediaViewer for the OtisDID

There is a new way to view OtisDID slideshows on the web (and on Mac OS Lion) - use the MediaViewer. [more]

Queen Victoria’s Journals

Here is a new web resource about Queen Victoria: The complete collection of Queen Victoria’s Journals is now available online. Launched on the anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birthday by HM The Queen at Buckingham Palace, the new website is part of [more]

Google Art Project, Updated

Last year, Google launched the Google Art Project. It now contains over 30,000 high-resolution images from over 150 collections, including LACMA and the Getty, in over 40 countries. More information: Announcement on the Google Blog Art Project on [more]